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Born: 1949 in Keokuk, Iowa
Knight is a graduate of Carthage High School in Illinois, Western Illinois University and the University of Illinois-Springfield. He currently resides in Elmwood, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Bill Knight is a retired Journalism professor from Western Illinois University. He taught journalism for more than 20 years at the university, all the while remaining an award-winning active columnist, radio commentator and author.
He writes twice-weekly columns for newspapers in Pekin, Peoria, Monmouth, Galesburg, Kewanee and Macomb. He is an author, has edited Rick Johnson Rader: Tin Cans, Squeems & Thudpies and Horse Shoe Bottoms and is a featured weekly commentator on Western's Tri States Public Radio.
- Fair Comment: Essays on the Air, Mayfly Productions, 2003
- Video Almanac, Mayfly Productions, 2003
- Naked Came the Farmer, Mayfly Productions, 1998 - written with Philip Jose Farmer, David Everson, Jerry Klein, Julie Kistler, Nancy Atherton, Steven Burgauer, Joel Steinfeldt, Joseph Flynn, Terry Bibo
- Eye of the Reporter, Western Illinois University, 1997
- R.F.D. Notebook, Mayfly Productions, 1994
- R.F.D. Journal, Mayfly Productions, 1993
- R.F.D., Mayfly Productions, 1992
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Fair Comment: Essays on the Air
Release Date: 1999-05
Release Date: 2003-09-02
Naked Came the Farmer
Release Date: 1998-05
Eye of the Reporter
Release Date: 1997-06
Release Date: 1993
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
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